Fitness

30 Day Shred – Day 5

Holy cow. I feel like I was just run over by a truck. I stayed out until 2am hanging with my sisters last night. We had a dance party in the living room, played twister, had a puzzle face off (two teams of two working on identical puzzles to see who could finish first), ate… Continue reading 30 Day Shred – Day 5

Fitness

30 Day Shred – Day 3

Here was my final thought before beginning my warm-up today "Oh goodness. How am I supposed to do a whole workout when it hurts just to walk? Ugh!". I stuck with the Level 1 workout again today. I'm getting very close to being able to do "boy push ups" thru both sets of push ups… Continue reading 30 Day Shred – Day 3

Cooking

Cabbage Soup Diet – Recap

Ah, the wedding is over and it was a great party. Wonderful celebration with family and friends. The bride was GORGEOUS! And I fit into my dress perfectly! Day 6 Beef and Veggies day. As much beef (or chicken) and vegetables as you want along with the soup. I was down 12 pounds the morning… Continue reading Cabbage Soup Diet – Recap

Fitness · Life

The Mean Old Man and the Cool Old Lady

For almost a year my YMCA has been remodeling. In just a few short weeks it will be complete and I'll have a gorgeous  pool, (eww) hot tub, larger fitness/weight room with treadmills that have TVs attached, more spacious yoga room, additional parking stalls and revamped child watch area. I'm looking forward with great anticipation… Continue reading The Mean Old Man and the Cool Old Lady

Fitness · God

“Nope, they’re still broken…”

Back in September, I decided to become a runner. I've always watched the skinny girls at the Y running on the treadmill and wanted to join them, but never had the guts. Mostly, I was sure I would be "that person" who biffed it big time while attempting to pick up speed. I had horrible… Continue reading “Nope, they’re still broken…”